713 day(s) ago

Senior Web Designer vacancy at People First Solutions

Negotiable salary

Remote worker location: Worldwide
English: Advanced, Upper Intermediate, Native Speaker
Experience: 5+ years
Employment: Full-time

People First Solutions

Canada, Toronto
People First Solutions is one of Vancouver’s leading Executive Recruitment firms, dedicated to recruiting top talent.
Company Description:

Since 1992 Rise Vision has been obsessed with helping customers have great looking displays. Today, our primary focus is education. Rise Vision currently serves over 3,000 schools. In these uncertain times, communication and connection is essential and fun is important. Rise Vision is making sure digital signage is easy to use, current and fun.

General overview of the role

Mission of the Senior Web Designer:

This individual will report to the Lead Web Designer and be responsible for planning, creation and maintenance of digital signage templates. Combining strong design skills and principals with an intimate understanding of the ideal customer profile, this individual will make customer feedback-driven decisions. All decisions will be aligned with the overall culture, strategy and the Rise Vision brand.


Design new digital signage templates using the Adobe Suite and Sketch
Collaborate and work closely with the team to create templates for customers
Correspond with customers to solicit insights, maintain and improve existing templates
Emotionally understand the needs and pain points of the customer and create templates that provide solutions to the customer’s pain
Creates templates that speak to the needs of the customer. Offer suggestions and strive to always add value
Integrate and reflect insights and ideas through new template ideas
Identifies opportunities for new templates and develops innovative ideas
Increases the usage of templates by focusing on solving customer problems
Support the Lead Web Designer in prioritizing, forecasting, and planning new projects
Updates and reports on KPIs weekly
Transparently and authentically reports on daily progress, strives for continual improvement


5+ years of experience designing and building web content with a proven track record of results
Very strong HTML, CSS/SCSS, JavaScript/ES6 skills
Demonstrates strong design skills with an exceptional understanding of design principals, adheres to best practices
Confident using Adobe Suite and Sketch, open and willing to share online portfolio for evaluation
Comfortable using Git/Github, following the Github Flow, reviewing peers pull requests
Familiar with semantic HTML, web accessibility best practices (WCAG 2.0), service workers, web components
Understands the full web stack (e.g. HTTP, headers, caching, REST APIs, etc.)
An excellent communicator who enjoys communicating by email with customers to gain insight and understanding
Continuous learner with strong written and verbal communication skills
Adaptable with a proven ability to integrate suggestions for improvement to create an end product that directly meets the needs of the customer
A collaborative team player who supports colleagues, takes on team responsibilities and strives for continuous improvement
Takes ownership of work and is accountable for deadlines and KPIs
A self-starter who demonstrates a positive “can-do” attitude
Thrives while working remotely within a transparent and entrepreneurial culture where change is constant
Professional demeanour, positive mindset, is able to hold his/her own
A solution focused problem solver who is able to commit and get things done
A natural collaborator who demonstrates energy and a sense of urgency when fulfilling day-to-day responsibilities